Board of Directors

Nader Ahari – Counsel

Nazenin Ansari
Iranian journalist, managing editor of Kayhan London a weekly Persian-language newspaper.

Ali Banuazizi
Professor of Political Science at Boston College.

Sheila R. Canby
Patti Cadby Birch Curator in Charge of the Department of Islamic Art,
The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Massumeh Farhad
Chief Curator and Curator of Islamic Art, Freer and Sackler Galleries
The Smithsonian’s Museum of Asian Art.

Ahmad Karimi-Hakkak
Professor of Persian language, literature and culture at the University of Maryland,
and a visiting professor at UCLA.

Farhad Kazemi
Professor Emeritus of Politics and Middle Eastern
and Islamic Studies at New York University.

Soody Nelson – Treasurer
Managing Partner at Arta Advisors LLC.

Ramine Rouhani
Managing Partner at Pinehouse Capital LLC.

Mehdi S. Zarghamee - Chair
Former Chancellor of Arya Mehr University of Technology in Iran;
Senior Principal, Simpson Gumpertz & Heger. 

Board of Editors:

Ahmad Ashraf; Mohsen Ashtiany; Christopher Brunner